Craig Sanders

Honors and Distinctions

Named a “Rising Star” in area of medical malpractice defense by Law & Politics Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine (2009 & 2013)

President Jackson-Madison County Bar Association (2011-2012)

President Jackson-Madison County Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division (2005 – 2006)

Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of BV-Distinguished (Very High Legal Ability and Ethical Standards)

Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Graduate (TBALL Class of 2009)

Rainey Kizer Recruiting Committee Chair ( 2013 – present )

Rainey Kizer Executive Committee Member ( 2014 – present )

 

Faculty Appointments

Union University in Jackson, TN (2007 – present, adjunct faculty member teaching Medical Ethics and Legal Aspects of Healthcare Administration)

 

Publications and Speaking Engagements

Medical Records Law In Tennessee  ( speaker )

Lorman Education Services  (Summer 2013)

Maximizing the Use of Depositions at Trial (co-author)

Trials and Tribulations (DRI Trial Tactics Committee Newsletter) (Summer 2009)

Prejudgment Interest in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Cases

Tennessee Young Lawyer (Fall 2008)

Vaccine Injury Litigation (co-author)

For the Defense (DRI Magazine) (November 2007)

A Roadmap for Vaccine Injury Litigation in Tennessee

Tennessee Bar Journal (May 2006)

 

Community Involvement

West Jackson Baptist Church

Sunday School Teacher ( 2006 – 2007; 2009 – 2012 )

Insurance Committee Member ( 2010 – present )

Youth Soccer Coach ( JAWS League – 2012 )

Youth Basketball Coach ( PALS League  2012 – 2013 )

 

Representive/Published Cases

  • Calaway v. Schucker, 193 S.W.3d 509 (Tenn. 2005)
  • Jackson v. Joyner, 309 S.W.3d 910 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2009)
  • McIntosh v. Blanton, 164 S.W.3d 584 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2004)
  • Lockard v. Bratton, 2009 WL 275783 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2009)
  • Gilchrist v. Aristorenas, 2008 WL 4981103 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2008)
  • Dumbaugh v. Thomas, 2008 WL 2894792 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2008)
  • Brazier v. Crocket Hosp., 2006 WL 2040408 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2006)
  • Vickroy v. Pathways, Inc., 2004 WL 3048972 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2004)

 

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